Adorable Prince Louis steals the show at queen's Christmas lunch

Buckingham Palace is getting into the holiday spirit! 

On Wednesday, the royal family gathered at the palace for Queen Elizabeth's annual Christmas lunch. Although the Duke and Duchess of Sussex were not present, it seems that everyone else — from Kate Middleton and Prince William (and their three children!) to Princess Eugenie and the Tindalls — attended Her Majesty's festive celebration. 

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The Duchess of Cambridge and her daughter Princess Charlotte arrive for the Queen's Christmas lunch at Buckingham Palace, London. (Photo by Aaron Chown/PA Images via Getty Images)
Prince Louis arriving for the Queen's Christmas lunch at Buckingham Palace, London. (Photo by Dominic Lipinski/PA Images via Getty Images)
The Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Louis arriving for the Queen's Christmas lunch at Buckingham Palace, London.
The Duchess of Cambridge and her daughter Princess Charlotte arrive for the Queen's Christmas lunch at Buckingham Palace, London. (Photo by Aaron Chown/PA Images via Getty Images)
The Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Louis arriving for the Queen's Christmas lunch at Buckingham Palace, London. (Photo by Dominic Lipinski/PA Images via Getty Images)
Prince George sits in the front passenger seat next to his father the Duke of Cambridge as they arrive for the Queen's Christmas lunch at Buckingham Palace, London. (Photo by Aaron Chown/PA Images via Getty Images)
Prince George arriving for the Queen's Christmas lunch at Buckingham Palace, London. (Photo by Dominic Lipinski/PA Images via Getty Images)
Princess Beatrice arrives for the Queen's Christmas lunch at Buckingham Palace, London. (Photo by Aaron Chown/PA Images via Getty Images)
The Princess Royal and Vice Admiral Sir Tim Laurence, arrive for the Queen's Christmas lunch at Buckingham Palace, London. (Photo by Aaron Chown/PA Images via Getty Images)
The Princess Royal and Vice Admiral Sir Tim Laurence, arrive for the Queen's Christmas lunch at Buckingham Palace, London. (Photo by Aaron Chown/PA Images via Getty Images)
Princess Beatrice arriving for the Queen's Christmas lunch at Buckingham Palace, London. (Photo by Dominic Lipinski/PA Images via Getty Images)
The Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Louis arriving for the Queen's Christmas lunch at Buckingham Palace, London. (Photo by Dominic Lipinski/PA Images via Getty Images)
The Duchess of Cornwall arrives for the Queen's Christmas lunch at Buckingham Palace, London. (Photo by Aaron Chown/PA Images via Getty Images)
Mike and Zara Tindall, arrive for the Queen's Christmas lunch at Buckingham Palace, London. (Photo by Aaron Chown/PA Images via Getty Images)
Prince George sits in the front passenger seat next to his father the Duke of Cambridge as they arrive for the Queen's Christmas lunch at Buckingham Palace, London. (Photo by Aaron Chown/PA Images via Getty Images)
The Earl of Wessex, arrives for the Queen's Christmas lunch at Buckingham Palace, London. (Photo by Aaron Chown/PA Images via Getty Images)
Sophie, Countess of Wessex, arrives for the Queen's Christmas lunch at Buckingham Palace, London. (Photo by Dominic Lipinski/PA Images via Getty Images)
The Duke of York drives his Bentley into Buckingham Palace, London as he arrives for the Queen's Christmas lunch. (Photo by Aaron Chown/PA Images via Getty Images)
Sophie, Countess of Wessex and her daughter Lady Louise, arrive for the Queen's Christmas lunch at Buckingham Palace, London. (Photo by Aaron Chown/PA Images via Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Princess Charlotte attend Christmas Lunch at Buckingham Palace on December 18, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, Princess Charlotte and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attend Christmas Lunch at Buckingham Palace on December 18, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, Princess Charlotte and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attend Christmas Lunch at Buckingham Palace on December 18, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Louis attend Christmas Lunch at Buckingham Palace on December 18, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
(left to right) Prince Louis, Princess Charlotte and Prince George leaving the Queen's Christmas lunch at Buckingham Palace, London. (Photo by Dominic Lipinski/PA Images via Getty Images)
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Prince William arrived separately with Prince George, while the Duchess of Cambridge (in festive Emilia Wickstead!) arrived with her two youngest children in-tow. 

Photographers even got a rare glimpse of an adorable Prince Louis in the back of his mother's car as the duchess arrived on the palace grounds. The royal, who will turn two in April, was most recently spotted at the crown's Trooping the Colour celebrations this summer, where he made his big balcony debut! 

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Also in attendance at today's celebration were Princess Beatrice, Prince Andrew and Prince Edward, although Prince Philip, 98, has not been spotted. 

The royal family will be continuing their holiday celebrations at Queen Elizabeth's Sandringham Estate in Norfolk, where they'll share gag gifts with each other in lieu of expensive presents (rumor has it that Kate once gave Harry a "Grow Your Own Girlfriend" kit years ago) and walk to church together on Christmas day. 

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Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (L) talks to Meghan, Duchess of Sussex as they arrive for the Royal Family's traditional Christmas Day service at St Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, Norfolk, eastern England, on December 25, 2018. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP) (Photo credit should read PAUL ELLIS/AFP/Getty Images)
KING'S LYNN, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 25: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham estate on December 25, 2018 in King's Lynn, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
KING'S LYNN, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 25: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attend Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham estate on December 25, 2018 in King's Lynn, England. (Photo by Mark Cuthbert/UK Press via Getty Images)
KING'S LYNN, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 25: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham estate on December 25, 2018 in King's Lynn, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, depart after the Royal Family's traditional Christmas Day service at St Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, Norfolk, eastern England, on December 25, 2018. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP) (Photo credit should read PAUL ELLIS/AFP/Getty Images)
KING'S LYNN, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 25: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham estate on December 25, 2018 in King's Lynn, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
KING'S LYNN, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 25: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge greet well wishers as she attend Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham estate on December 25, 2018 in King's Lynn, England. (Photo by Stephen Pond/Getty Images)
KING'S LYNN, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 25: Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attend Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham estate on December 25, 2018 in King's Lynn, England. (Photo by Mark Cuthbert/UK Press via Getty Images)
KING'S LYNN, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 25: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham estate on December 25, 2018 in King's Lynn, England. (Photo by Mark Cuthbert/UK Press via Getty Images)
KING'S LYNN, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 25: (L-R) Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex leave after attending Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham estate on December 25, 2018 in King's Lynn, England. (Photo by Stephen Pond/Getty Images)
(L-R) Britain's Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, Britain's Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex arrive for the Royal Family's traditional Christmas Day service at St Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, Norfolk, eastern England, on December 25, 2018. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP) (Photo credit should read PAUL ELLIS/AFP/Getty Images)
KING'S LYNN, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 25: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex attend Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham estate on December 25, 2018 in King's Lynn, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
KING'S LYNN, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 25: (L-R) Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex arrive to attend Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham estate on December 25, 2018 in King's Lynn, England. (Photo by Stephen Pond/Getty Images)
KING'S LYNN, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 25: (L-R) Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex arrive to attend Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham estate on December 25, 2018 in King's Lynn, England. (Photo by Stephen Pond/Getty Images)
(L-R) Britain's Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, Britain's Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex arrive for the Royal Family's traditional Christmas Day service at St Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, Norfolk, eastern England, on December 25, 2018. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP) (Photo credit should read PAUL ELLIS/AFP/Getty Images)
KING'S LYNN, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 25: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex attend Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham estate on December 25, 2018 in King's Lynn, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
KING'S LYNN, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 25: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attend Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham estate on December 25, 2018 in King's Lynn, England. (Photo by Mark Cuthbert/UK Press via Getty Images)
KING'S LYNN, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 25: Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attend Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham estate on December 25, 2018 in King's Lynn, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
KING'S LYNN, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 25: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex arrive to attend Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham estate on December 25, 2018 in King's Lynn, England. (Photo by Stephen Pond/Getty Images)
KING'S LYNN, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 25: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex attend Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham estate on December 25, 2018 in King's Lynn, England. (Photo by Mark Cuthbert/UK Press via Getty Images)
(L-R) Britain's Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, Britain's Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex arrive for the Royal Family's traditional Christmas Day service at St Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, Norfolk, eastern England, on December 25, 2018. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP) (Photo credit should read PAUL ELLIS/AFP/Getty Images)
KING'S LYNN, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 25: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex attend Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham estate on December 25, 2018 in King's Lynn, England. (Photo by Mark Cuthbert/UK Press via Getty Images)
KING'S LYNN, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 25: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex arrive to attend Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham estate on December 25, 2018 in King's Lynn, England. (Photo by Stephen Pond/Getty Images)
KING'S LYNN, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 25: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attend Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham estate on December 25, 2018 in King's Lynn, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
Britain's Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex (L), Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex depart after the Royal Family's traditional Christmas Day service at St Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, Norfolk, eastern England, on December 25, 2018. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP) (Photo credit should read PAUL ELLIS/AFP/Getty Images)
Meghan, Duchess of Sussex departs after the Royal Family's traditional Christmas Day service at St Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, Norfolk, eastern England, on December 25, 2018. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP) (Photo credit should read PAUL ELLIS/AFP/Getty Images)
Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, depart after the Royal Family's traditional Christmas Day service at St Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, Norfolk, eastern England, on December 25, 2018. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP) (Photo credit should read PAUL ELLIS/AFP/Getty Images)
Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, greet wellwishers after the Royal Family's traditional Christmas Day service at St Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, Norfolk, eastern England, on December 25, 2018. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP) (Photo credit should read PAUL ELLIS/AFP/Getty Images)
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